Things to see & do

The Church House

From the inside out © National Trust staff

From the inside out

Collect the key from the shop and take yourself for a tour of the Church House (if no-one's using it).

Walking

A birds eye view of the square ...... © National Trust staff

A birds eye view of the square ......

Why not start one of the five circular walks that start from our door or go on a Dartmoor National Park guided walk?

A variety of walking books and information is available from our shop.

For something to eat or drink

A tasty snack whatever the weather ... © Paul Harris

A tasty snack whatever the weather ...

For a three course meal or just a cup of tea and cake, you're spoilt for choice in Widecombe. There are no National Trust outlets here, but try one of the many enticing places in the village:

  • Café on the Green
  • The Rugglestone Inn
  • The Kiosk
  • Wayside Café
  • The Old Inn

Horse riding

Enjoy the colours of autumn on horseback © NTPL/Leo Mason

Enjoy the colours of autumn on horseback

See the glorious countryside on horseback, but you do need to book in advance.  (Not National Trust)

Stables nearby are

or if you want to go further afield, have a look below.

Looking for somewhere to stay?

A wonderful view of the village of Widecombe © NTPL/National Trust staff

A wonderful view of the village of Widecombe

Have a look on the official Widecombe website for bed and breakfasts, hotels, campsites and hostels.

What's on

Throughout the year we have a wide range of exhibitions, including Simon Hodgkiss' local photography prints and cards; George's walking sticks and books by local authors.

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